Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Town election day in East Longmeadow (with Pat Henry, Billy Gorman and Tom Florence).

Four skimming devices found on Lunenburg gas pumps.

Free donuts on Friday at Dunkin’!

Union Station looking forward to a better year this year than last.

Robert Roose, MD, named Chief Medical Officer at Mercy Medical Center.

Mr. Pizza Guy in Agawam closes down.

Westfield and Southwick students learn about flying at “Wright Flight” at Barnes Regional Airport.

Gas prices head down.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, April 24, 2019

High Connecticut River water levels causing problems in Northampton and Easthampton.
Local East Longmeadow couple appears on WHEEL OF FORTUNE – and wins!
Wilbraham Police Dept. announces a crackdown on distracted driving.
Target recalling children’s toy… possible choking hazard.
Union Station construction causes downtown Springfield detours.
Tough and expensive pothole season has local crews using permanent filler.
100th birthday party for Hilda Breveleri at the West Springfield Senior Center.
Springfield police captain involved in parking lot dispute draws his weapon.
Merriam-Webster adds 640 words!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Star of “The Young and the Restless” dies suddenly.
Post Super Bowl deals: DD Perks and Friendly’s.
Baystate Health plans a new behavioral health hospital.
Springfield Police act quickly and successfully in a case of carjacking.
Westfield crowns its Colleen!
Springfield Redevelopment Authority presents a new technological meeting room.
Worthington’s Aaron Lewis of Staind walks offstage at a Texas concert.
Boston broadcaster Gary LaPierre dies.
State Auditor calls on an agency to check gas pumps and store scales for accuracy.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, August 30, 2018

Drunk drivers crash on a property in Great Barrington and assault the owner who came to help.
Springfield City Council getting closer to pot shops approval for downtown.
Big E advance discount tickets are going on sale! Here are the prices and deals!
Starting Friday, thousands of UMass students move on to campus!
Eversource places an electric car charger at the Union Station.
Back to school checklist: has your child’s EpiPen expired?
Remembering Bob Martin (Jurach) with Mike Haze.
The Somers Village Players is about to present a man-eating plant -“The Little Shop of Horrors!” (With Angela Taylor)
Springfield non-profit experiences a sewage back-up and damage estimated at $100,000.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Movies in the Park in Springfield – postponed… again!
UMass #1 in the nation for the third year in a row for excellence in dining!
Palmer man leaves dogs in locked car; listen to what the temp in the car reached!
Donald Ashe, Jr. pursues his late father’s seat.
More than 250 cameras placed at the new Union Station!
Two retired Mass. State Police dogs are up for adoption!
I-91 lane closure schedule.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Level 3 sex offender taking pictures of school children in Holyoke.
Local group moves to stop demolition of Notre Dame Church in Worcester.
MA State Police Bomb Squad called to Mt. Holyoke College as the museum finds Civil War cannon ball.
Brimfield Antique Show up and running!
Holyoke will soon have a new Chief of Police!
MassDOT announces a new platform “C” for the refurbished Union Station.
FBI offers $10,000 reward for info leading to the identity of Holliston bank robbers!
Jordan Goodman on graduating students and the debt they face.
Wells Fargo grant to Junior Achievement of Western Mass. with Brianna Curran.
Springfield Fire Department rescues a treed kitty!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Hasbro revenue down – due to Toys R Us closing.
Scammers exploit fallen Yarmouth Police Officer Sean Gannon.
Springfield to Hartford – direct rail service in June!
Old Hadley Flea Market season underway.
Torrington man tries to board plane at Bradley with loaded gun in carry-on.
Monson man (Superintendent of the Suffield Water Pollution Authority) charged with domestic abuse.
C-Suite Springfield Chamber Cocktails and Conversation.
New restaurant comes to the former Touch of Garlic location.
Wilbraham Police Department hires new officers and promotes others.
Gas prices up – again!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, January 12, 2018

Where are the benches Union Station is leasing from Grand Central? No one knows!
Oatmeal cookie recall.
The judge said WHAT to the defendant?
Painting the missing lines on I-91.
When will the lights over 391 come back on?
Another accolade for Mercy Medical Center!
Westfield water main break geyser!
Senator Stan Rosenberg separates from husband and returns to statehouse.
Cats for adoption roam around Belchertown Town Hall!
Jerry Mercado still on the run; Feds offer reward.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday September 6, 2017

Passy Pete, the Maine Lobster, has predicted six more weeks of summer!
Want to buy a Springfield fire station?
Gas continuing up! Check the prices!
Bobcats in East Longmeadow
Apple picking time!
Distracted driving course in Amherst for teen drivers!
Pumpkin Latte returns to Starbucks!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 19, 2017

“Jessy’s Fight” fundraiser at Nathan Bill’s.
Chicopee outdoor movies – next film on the schedule!
Rain, heat and humidity, flooding and ponding – oh my!
Peter Pan Bus Lines announces move-in date at Union Station.
Blandford Ski Area may have new owners!
Guest appearance on ” Ken’s Den” on WSKB Westfield State radio.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday July 5, 2017

Judge Geoffrion retires!
Charlie Lockhart, WWII veteran, enjoys the parade in East Longmeadow.
Gas prices are down-again!
Chicopee welcomes new police officers!
On the trail of the Union Station benches.
Amherst coach held on child sex charges.
– so much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday June 20, 2017

Union Station open house!
Gas prices in the state are down
Chicopee pools and spray park reopen
Sobriety checkpoint!
IRS scam, with a twist!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, June 5, 2017

Back-to-back Springfield bar shootings… and the Mayor is hopping mad!

This year’s BIG E concert rundown!

Coffee wars in North Attleboro!

Two Springfield radio stars let their guard down!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

 INSIDE THE RENOVATED UNION STATION!
A special segment with guests Dom Sarno, Richie Neal, Jim Welch and Judy Matt!
Robert Osborne farewell.
South Hadley High School Cheerleaders.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, August 10, 2016

  • Springfield’s Union Station’s five million dollar six inch mistake
  • Chicopee relocates entire voting precinct
  • Blandford sues its former tax collector
  • East Longmeadow concert tonight-rescheduled

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday June 29, 2016

  • Bear sighting in Ludlow
  • Mass Pike is taking YOUR picture
  • Union Station stolen benches!
  • Amherst businesses are changing!
  • Bradley Airport tightens up
  • Judy Matt and Springfield’s Riverfront 4th celebration!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday November 10, 2015

  • Union Station getting closer to opening
  • Major Latin Kings arrests
  • Holyoke Mall women robbed in the afternoon
  • 25 restaurants participating in Veteran’s Day discounts and specials!  Hear the list!
  • Man of La Mancha about to open in CT. Rarely produced and seen!

Brad Shepard Today! June 23, 2015

  • Power outages in Springfield
  • Vicious storms on the way
  • Union Station
  • Bottled water recall
  • Coyotes in East Forest Park
  • Southwick Emergency exercise
  • Mother and Daughter in Easthampton and 259 charges